Canada In Space

Canada in Space

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Canadian Contributions to Space Exploration

Have you ever wanted your invention to go to space? Discover historical and current contributions of Canadian scientists and engineers to space exploration, the people involved in Canada's space missions, and find out what is currently happening in (and beyond) our Solar System.

Space Technology

  • Canadarm2 Credit: NASA

    Canadarm2, the Canadian robotic arm on the Space Station

  • Rover

    Canadian Space Agency's Lunar, Martian and terrestrial rover prototypes.

  • Dextre Credit: CSA

    Dextre, the International Space Station's Robotic Handyman

  • Satellite

    Every single day, Canadian and international satellites are meeting the…

  • mvis-launch.jpg

    Technology tested and used in space: A bodily fluid analysis tool, a smart…

Canadians in Space

  • Canadian Astronauts Credit: Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center (GCTC)

    Astronauts are modern-day explorers.

  • Astronaut Tim Peake Participates in the Vascular Echo Study Credit: NASA

    Discover what it’s like to live in orbit and experience microgravity.

  • RCM Satellite aces SAR panel deployment test Credit: CSA

    Canadians have made many contributions to the study of outer space; learn…

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